1825 50C MS (PCGS# 6142)

The March 2013 Baltimore Auction

  • Auctioneer:
    Stack's/Bowers
  • Lot Number:
    1407
  • Grade:
    MS64
  • Price:
    $4,406.00
Lot Description
1825 Capped Bust Half Dollar. O-116. Rarity-3. MS-64 (PCGS). CAC. Tied with three or four others as the second finest of this die variety, the finest is the Overton plate coin which has been off the market for 20+ years. Fully lustrous and toned with golden-russet hues, with deeper blue around the rim of the obverse and reverse. The strike is decent, with most of Liberty's curls showing full separation. Identifiable with a tiny planchet flake out of Liberty's cheek right at the center. Minor die clashing.
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